A droll act, remark, story, etc.
A mischievous trick; a prank:
Something absurd or ridiculous, as an obvious pretense
The definition of burlesque refers to a performance or farce that depends on exaggeration or to comedy that depends upon exaggeration for its humor.
The definition of a satire is the use of irony, sarcasm and humor to criticize or show the ignorance of people.
The definition of wit is good sense, or powers of thinking, or a quick sense of humor.
A disastrous event, especially one involving distressing loss or injury to life:
The definition of a comedy of manners is a funny play or skit that is humorous because it is a satire of the behavior of a particular group.
A genre, as in literature, comprising such works.
Theatrical plays of a particular kind or period:
Find another word for comedies. In this page you can discover 12 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for comedies, like: drolleries, travesties, jokes, humors, farces, burlesques, satires, wits, tragedies, comedies-of-manners and parodies.